Comparing different models
Home Bay offers a discount online service to sell your home while
Redfin Now buys your home directly from you.
What is Home Bay
Home Bay is a full service real estate company that helps you sell your home remotely for a low flat fee. Home Bay provides an end to end service to sell your home with remote support that walks you through every step of the way while providing you with the tools you need. Everyone working on your home sale with Home Bay are licensed real estate brokers with a minimum of 10 years experience.
How Home Bay works
Homebay will provide tips to prepare your home. You can schedule their free photographer to take professional photos of your home for the listing and marketing materials. You will also be provided with a lockbox so buyer agents can show the home.
A Home Bay agent can provide pricing guidance for your home. After pricing, home details, and photographs are ready, Home Bay will list your home on the MLS and a handful of other real estate sites.
Your home will be marketed digitally by advertising your listing and helping you rank on Google search and Zillow.
You will have access to Home Bay’s platform that allows you to communicate with buyers, analyze offers, and create counter offers, while being guided by a Home Bay agent every step of the way.
Home Bay will walk you through all the necessary steps for closing, from setting a close date to the final walkthrough and e-notarizing your documents. You can choose to use your own Title & Escrow Company, or Home Bay can refer you to a local company.
What is Redfin Now
Redfin Now is a service by Redfin that will make an offer to purchase your home directly from you. Selling to Redfin Now will save you time by avoiding showings, open houses, and marketing your home. It also provides you with flexibility, as you can choose to close on your own timeline.
How Redfin Now works
Request an offer and get an initial offer range
Schedule an in-home visit so Redfin Now can offer a more accurate price
Receive an offer. If you, choose when you want to close (anytime between 7 and 60 days)
A third party inspector makes sure home is in the same and good condition
Close on the date you chose
Service offerings by Home Bay compared to Redfin Now